Hongxin Hu is an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. He is a recipient of NSF CAREER Award for 2019.
His research spans security & privacy, networking, and machine learning. He has led multiple cross-university, cross-disciplinary projects funded by NSF. His research has also been funded by USDOT, Google, VMware, Amazon, Dell, etc. He has published over 100 refereed technical papers, many of which appeared in top tier conferences such as CCS, USENIX Security, NDSS, SIGCOMM, NSDI, CHI, and CSCW, and top journals such as IEEE TIFS, IEEE TDSC, IEEE/ACM TON, and IEEE TKDE. He is the recipient of the Best Paper Awards from ACSAC 2020, IEEE ICC 2020, ACM SIGCSE 2018, and ACM CODASPY 2014, and the Best Paper Award Honorable Mentions from ACM SACMAT 2016, IEEE ICNP 2015, and ACM SACMAT 2011. His research has won the First Place in ACM SIGCOMM 2018 SRC. His research has also been featured by the IEEE Special Technical Community on Social Networking, and received 50+ press coverage including ACM TechNews, InformationWeek, Slashdot, etc. He is currently associate editors of IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC), and Computers & Security.